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Book Creator App for the iPad

        

Book Creator App for the iPad

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Book Creator for the iPad is a mobile app that allows you to create ebooks with text, images, music, audio, and even video clips for iBooks on the iPad or iPhone. Share your books as epub files. If you add music or audio hotspot, you can make it invisible, such as over one your photos. Many websites can create online flip books from pdf files. Using the pdf export in Book Creator allows you to send your books to people without iPads, iPhones or an iTouch. You can also print your book. The Book... More
Material Type: Development Tool
Technical Format: HTML/Text
Date Added to MERLOT: July 18, 2012
Date Modified in MERLOT: April 01, 2014
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Submitter: Cris Guenter
Keywords: iPad, mobile app, app, digital storytelling, read, book creator, ebook creator, ebook

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Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School, College General Ed, College Lower Division, College Upper Division, Graduate School, Professional
Mobile Compatibility: iPad, iPhone
Technical Requirements: app for iPad; Runs on iOS 4.0 or higher
Language: English
Cost Involved: yes
Source Code Available: no
Accessiblity Information Available: unsure
Creative Commons: unsure

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Avatar for Jane Moore
1 year ago

Jane Moore (Faculty)

This App is worth the money!  It is SO easy to use and users can import pictures and create books of all kinds.  It would be terrific to use with emerging readers, creating books that are of special interest to them, using their own pictures.

Time spent reviewing site: 3 hours

Avatar for Cris Guenter
2 years ago

Cris Guenter (Faculty)

I have used this app with students, student teachers, and K-university teachers. This app has a clean intuitive design and clear, interactive tutorial for using it built right in. Young elementary students through adults will find the app both fun and functional for creating and sharing books on the iPad's iBooks app or as an epub file. Possible uses for your books might include children's picture books, photo books, art books, cookbooks, nauals, textbooks, pamphlets, journals, etc. If you are involved in digital storytelling and have an iPad, this will be a delight to use. Information about the steps needed to publish your created book to Apple's iBookstore are available at http://www.apple.com/itunes/content-providers/book-faq.html

There is also online support for Book Creator for the iPad at http://www.redjumper.net/bookcreator/support/

The cost of $4.99 for the app has been well worth it for me.

Technical Remarks:

Runs on iOS 4.0 or higher on the iPad.

Time spent reviewing site: 20 minutes.
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